Inter Pick Up Seven Wins In January
Inter Milan picked up seven victories in eight games in all competitions this month. Inter started the month against Napoli where they played in one of the Serie A games of the year as they picked up a win in a thriller of a game 6-5 as both teams were exchanging blows throughout the day. Adnan Januzaj picked uo himself a hat-trick , Carlos Fierro scored himself a brace and Inler had an own goal to boost the Nerazzurri to victory. They started their defense of the Italian Cup against Atalanta, Inter handled the hosts easily with a 2-0 victory with goals from Bakkali and Fierro. Later in the month they played Milan in the quarter-final of the Italian Cup another game which they handled easily against their cross town rivals in a 3-1 thanks to two goals from Carlos Fierro and one more from Januzaj.
Inter continued Serie A play against Cesena where they scraped away on a Adnan Januzaj goal to win 1-0 over the visitors. Carlos Fierro's hat-trick propelled the Nerazzurri to victory against Palermo 3-0. Inter's only blemish of the month was against Catania where they were only able to manage a 2-2 draw with Bernard and Januzaj chipping in on the day. Next up was Udinese where new $81 million signing Raheem Sterling scored his first goal for his club in a 3-0 victory, Kovacic and Fierro also pitched in goals. Inter finished the month against Verona where Raheem Sterling was able to score himself a brace, van Ginkel scored his first goal for the club and Bernard scored the other one to help Inter Milan get their seventh win of the month and beat Verona 4-1.
Victor Ibarbo - 3 goals, 1 assist, 9.6 rating
Adnan Januzaj - 1 goal, 7.8 rating
Zakaria Bakkali - 1 goal, 7.4 rating
Carlos Fierro - 3 goals, 9.3 rating
Adnan Januzaj - 1 goal, 1 assist, 9.0 rating
Lucas Castro - 1 goal, 7.8 rating
Roberto Pereyra - 1 assist, 9.0 rating
Raheem Sterling - 2 goals, 8.8 rating
Player of the Month - Adnan Januzaj
Adnan Januzaj led the way for the Nerazzurri in the month of January with five goals and six assists this month for Inter Milan helping them secure seven wins the month of January. His best game of the month was against Napoli when he had two goals and two assists to help Inter become victorious in that game 6-5.